Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, October 22, 2012 at 07:16:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 52%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 22, 2012 at 07:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 14' ||South|
|Longitude: ||162° 01' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.90 meters/second, 1554.8 km/hour, 966.1 miles/hour or 839.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 28.2"||16.10 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||north||16.10 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 21.8"||966.01 mi||west||0° 08' 36.1"||9.86 mi||north||966.39 mi|
|24 hours||12° 17' 48.5"||820.82 mi||east||3° 45' 06.0"||257.92 mi||north||866.77 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Luganville||Mon 6:16 PM||555 km||345 miles||300 nm|| E|
|Honiara||Mon 6:16 PM||680 km||423 miles||367 nm|| NNW|
|Port Vila||Mon 6:16 PM||727 km||452 miles||393 nm|| ESE|
|Noumea||Mon 6:16 PM||908 km||564 miles||490 nm|| SSE|
|Brisbane||Mon 5:16 PM||1643 km||1021 miles||887 nm|| SSW|
|Yaren||Mon 7:16 PM||1713 km||1064 miles||925 nm|| NNE|
|Port Moresby||Mon 5:16 PM||1734 km||1078 miles||936 nm|| WNW|
|Cairns||Mon 5:16 PM||1747 km||1086 miles||943 nm|| W|
|Suva *||Mon 8:16 PM||1779 km||1105 miles||960 nm|| ESE|
|Funafuti||Mon 7:16 PM||2015 km||1252 miles||1088 nm|| ENE|
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